First $100M-Plus Fundraising Year in UVA Darden History Powers New Scholarships, Faculty, Facilities
Darden announced an all-time record for fundraising in a fiscal year, with $123 million in total philanthropic impact from $103 million in new commitments and $20 million in matching funds.
Through the new partnership, a rising Second Year full-time MBA student at Darden will be selected as a McGowan Fellow each year and receive a full-tuition scholarship.
The newly appointed leaders will drive Darden’s Powered by Purpose campaign, which is in support of the University of Virginia’s $5 billion campaign publicly launching 11–13 October 2019.
Toward a More Inclusive Community: UVA Darden Student Receives Inaugural Award for Global Leadership
The Darden School community came together on 25 April for the presentation of a new recognition: the inaugural Lemuel E. Lewis Bicentennial Award for Global Leadership.
Three members of the Class of 2020 received fellowships that will cover the cost of their Second Year at the Darden School, thanks to philanthropic support from alumnus Frank Genovese (MBA '74)
Through $6.5 million in impact, Bill Coogan (MBA ’82) and his family have created both a Bicentennial Professorship and Bicentennial Scholarship at Darden.